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Thon Maker Involved In Insane Basketball Brawl During FIBA Qualifying Match Thon Maker Involved In Insane Basketball Brawl During FIBA Qualifying Match
- July 03, 2018

The decision left the Philippines with only three players - June Mar Fajardo, Gabe Norwood and Baser Amer. Also notably thrown out of the game was Australia's Thon Maker , a player for the Milwaukee Bucks in the National Basketball Association. (more...)
Oregon State Wins The CWS Oregon State Wins The CWS
- July 02, 2018

We weren't down. We fought all year. Infielder Carson Shaddy said the team met as a group the morning of game three and we ready to go but it didn't help them out as planned. The teams were tied at the end of three innings and traded three leads before the Beavers struck the decisive blows. Martin was 2-for-14 with one RBI in the series, while striking out six times. (more...)
Sixers’ Joel Embiid Trolls Lakers In Attempt To Recruit LeBron James Sixers’ Joel Embiid Trolls Lakers In Attempt To Recruit LeBron James
- July 02, 2018

James' camp and the Cavaliers' front office have maintained a dialogue since the season ended, sources said. 'This will always be home'. The Lakers last won a championship in 2010. George announced his decision at a party in Oklahoma City shortly after Wojnarowski's report. ESPN's Dave McMenamin reported earlier this morning that LBJ spoke with general manager Koby Altman at 12:01 am. (more...)
Thibaut Courtois Comments On His Future At Chelsea Thibaut Courtois Comments On His Future At Chelsea
- July 02, 2018

Alisson is now playing for Brazil in Russian Federation for the World Cup , where he is expected to start in their last 16 clash against Mexico on Monday. AC Milan goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma is also thought to be a target, with Alisson top of their wishlist at the moment. Chelsea are on the look-out for a new number one amid speculation that Thibaut Courtois will move back to Spain this summer after refusing to sign a new contract and Alisson has emerged as a prime target. (more...)
Paul George's contract could keep him in OKC for seven years Paul George's contract could keep him in OKC for seven years
- July 02, 2018

Melo was a bust for them last season and opted into his contract for just under $28 million this year. "If there's a wild card team in the LeBron James free agency frenzy it's definitely OKC", Twitter user Peyton Sawyer tweeted. For fans put off by the smugness of the Lakers running out the clock on George's free agency, this is perhaps the sweetest of all. Under this Collective Bargaining Agreement provision, the team may waive Anthony and stretch the payout to three years, providing ... (more...)
Dallas Mavericks Trade up in NBA Draft, Take Luka Doncic Third Overall Dallas Mavericks Trade up in NBA Draft, Take Luka Doncic Third Overall
- July 02, 2018

Doncic, 19, the youngest player to be named the Euroleague MVP, also led Slovenia to the Eurobasket championship in September. Doncic will also be paired with Dallas sophomore, Dennis Smith Jr .to form a young, dynamic backcourt. Then he was shipped to Dallas for the 5th overall pick and future draft considerations. The trade included a future first round pick, but the Mavericks may have gotten the best player in the draft. (more...)
Chris Froome defiant on 2018 Tour de France despite prevention fears Chris Froome defiant on 2018 Tour de France despite prevention fears
- July 02, 2018

Sky immediately appealed to the French Olympic Committee, who will meet on Tuesday with a representative of either side and will deliver a binding verdict on Froome's participation on Wednesday. The daily newspaper said ASO had sent a letter to Team Sky asking them not to include Froome in their team line-up to protect the Tour's image. Froome, who denies wrongdoing in the wake of his "adverse analytical finding" on Sept 20 previous year, is out to emulate five-time winners Hinault, Jacques ... (more...)
LeBron James Speaks to Cleveland GM as Free Agency Opens LeBron James Speaks to Cleveland GM as Free Agency Opens
- July 02, 2018

In their eyes, LeBron has already picked the Lakers and no one else has a shot. The decision was announced in a simple press release from Klutch Sports. The four-time MVP will make his first stop at a Western Conference team, after playing in the Eastern Conference for the duration of his stellar 15-year career. (more...)
Lewis Hamilton furious after Mercedes blunder again at Austrian Formula One GP Lewis Hamilton furious after Mercedes blunder again at Austrian Formula One GP
- July 02, 2018

Raikkonen is 45 points behind Vettel in third. "Just give it what you can", said Mercedes race engineer Peter Bonnington. Hamilton was also critical of tyre supplier Pirelli, which took its standard tyres to Austria rather than the thinner-treaded ones that were used in Spain in May and France last weekend to avoid the blistering that affected Mercedes, Red Bull and some other teams in Austria. (more...)
Mexico fans share tequila with South Korea ambassador after shock Germany exit Mexico fans share tequila with South Korea ambassador after shock Germany exit
- July 02, 2018

Son Heung-min made it 2-0 in the sixth minute of stoppage time after Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer came up the field to help his teammates outside the South Korea box. But Mats Hummels is able to play tomorrow. "We knew that Sweden were leading but we didn't have enough to get a goal". "I'm shocked. It is historic". (more...)
World Cup Hosts Russia Knock Off Spain In Penalties World Cup Hosts Russia Knock Off Spain In Penalties
- July 02, 2018

All of which means we now know the second of the quarter-final line-up. The excitement of the first half dissipated soon after the restart as the game fell into a rather tiresome rhythm of Spain dominating possession without truly threatening. (more...)
LeBron agrees to deal with Lakers LeBron agrees to deal with Lakers
- July 02, 2018

Smith reported the Lakers can have as much as $68 million if they can work something out with Luol Deng, and by withdrawing a qualifying offer to Julius Randle, making him an unrestricted free agent. While LeBron James' signing has kicked the National Basketball Association rumors into overdrive, there's no indication yet when DeMarcus Cousins plans to make his decision. (more...)
Molinari, Ancer lead National Molinari, Ancer lead National
- July 02, 2018

Ancer had the lowest round of his PGA Tour career, an 8-under 62 on the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm, and wound up atop the leaderboard with Francesco Molinari (65). "I've never seen anything like it", Burgoon said. "I know it's boring and everyone says the same but it's the way golf works". He is probably the greatest ever to play the game and I grew up as a teenager watching him on TV dominating golf tournaments. (more...)
LeBron James weighing many options as free agency looms LeBron James weighing many options as free agency looms
- July 02, 2018

James gave Cleveland something to remember in his final season. Cleveland has a couple of other veterans from last year's team set to be free agents - Jeff Green and Jose Calderon - but neither is considered a "first-pass" guy and should be still on the market after the Cavs have figured out James' plans. (more...)
Cavs pick Collin Sexton makes pitch for LeBron James to stay Cavs pick Collin Sexton makes pitch for LeBron James to stay
- July 02, 2018

The post Kobe Altman thinks LeBron James recognizes Collin Sexton's talent appeared first on Cavs Nation . Whether James stays or leaves Cleveland, the Cavs' getting a playmaker was on top of the team's priority list ahead of the 2018 NBA Draft and that reflected in the Cavs' taking Sexton off the board early. (more...)
Dramatic penalty shootout seals quarter final place for Croatia Dramatic penalty shootout seals quarter final place for Croatia
- July 02, 2018

First, Mathias Jørgensen turned home in the second minute after Croatia failed to clear a long throw-in from Jonas Knudsen, the defender's shot creeping under Subasic to give Denmark the ideal start. Danijel Subasic - 8 - The veteran stop-stopper had a shaky start after he failed to keep out Mathias Jorgensen's effort within the first minute, but grew into the match and looked composed between the sticks there after. (more...)
Lewis doesnt think both sides want Joshua-Wilder fight to happen Lewis doesnt think both sides want Joshua-Wilder fight to happen
- July 01, 2018

Talks for a massive showdown between Joshua and Wilder broke down this week after the WBA ordered the unified world champion to make a mandatory title defence against Alexander Povetkin. "When Finkel sent the email on Sunday he knows the points they want to raise, yet they tell us they'll send us the comments on Friday". Povektin has won 8 straight fights since his lone defeat to Wladimir Klitschko in 2013, but has had some recent problems testing positive for performance enhancing drugs. (more...)
Durant is cutting the Warriors another financial break Durant is cutting the Warriors another financial break
- July 01, 2018

One player they that may fit that bill is Jamal Crawford after he opted out of his contract with the Minnesota Timberwolves. Per ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski , the 8-time National Basketball Association champion - 5 as a player, 3 as a coach - has inked a deal that would make him one of the league's highest-paid coaches, although terms of the deal were not disclosed. (more...)
James opts out, to enter free agency James opts out, to enter free agency
- July 01, 2018

The Lakers have always been rumored as a possible landing spot for James for the last several months with the move to opt out of it sends a clear signal that the franchise is in the picture as a strong option to land him. we don't really have that older, veteran guy who is a star like that". Though there's still a chance that King James will choose to stay with the Cavs, sources say he is eyeing teams like the Lakers and 76ers . (more...)
Paul George to re-sign with Thunder Paul George to re-sign with Thunder
- July 01, 2018

The news comes as no surprise considering that there were reports saying PG was in OKC for Russell Westbrook's party and that the Thunder's front office would be there too. The source adds that Paul George is expected to be in attendance as well. Projecting Grant's new deal as starting around $9 million if he re-signs and filling out the roster with minimum-salary contracts for the Thunder's three 2018 second-round picks (who will help save money if signed to National Basketball ... (more...)
DeAndre Jordan to opt out of deal, become free agent DeAndre Jordan to opt out of deal, become free agent
- July 01, 2018

Rivers, Paul and several of Jordan's then-teammates visited his home in Houston to convince him to return. The Mavericks had previously discussed opt-in-and-trade scenarios with the Clippers to acquire Jordan, but do not want to surrender assets in a trade, per reports. (more...)
Lakers seeking to deal for Kawhi Leonard ahead of LeBron James' decision Lakers seeking to deal for Kawhi Leonard ahead of LeBron James' decision
- July 01, 2018

It had been reported by ESPN that the Lakers were feeling pressure to quickly land Leonard in an effort to lure James, who is reportedly hesitant to join the team without another star in place. With the LeBron James Sweepstakes likely turning into a three-race involving the Cavs, Lakers and 76ers, the future of Leonard takes on even greater importance. (more...)
Lost to Germany in South Korea and was eliminated from the tournament Lost to Germany in South Korea and was eliminated from the tournament
- July 01, 2018

South Korea coach Shin Tae-yong thinks his side have a "one per cent chance" of beating Germany and qualifying for the World Cup knockout phase when they face each other in Kazan on Wednesday. Besides Germany this year, France in 2002, Italy in 2010 and Spain in 2014 also got eliminated in the group stage as defending champions. With that win they held their fate in their own hands, knowing victory over South Korea would guarantee them of a place in the last 16. (more...)
Messi, Ronaldo bow out in dramatic knockout openers Messi, Ronaldo bow out in dramatic knockout openers
- July 01, 2018

The World Cup lost its headline acts overnight as the game's two biggest stars, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo , readied to leave Russian Federation after their teams were eliminated in the round of 16. Cavani struck again soon after, however, to take his tally up to three for the tournament and to end Ronaldo's hopes of winning a World Cup with Portugal . (more...)
Sweden beat Mexico to top Group F Sweden beat Mexico to top Group F
- July 01, 2018

If South Korea beats the four-time world champions, and Sweden loses to Mexico , the squad could make it to the round of 16. They will now face the winners of Group E in Samara on July 2, while Sweden will play the runners-up the following day in St Petersburg. (more...)